Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Shahid VIP to roll out first Arab sci-fi drama series

Shahid VIP, the premium, subscription-based service of Shahid is set to stream the first Arabs original series Hells Gate. Hells Gate is produced by Cedars Art Production (Sabbah Brothers). Directed by Emmy award-winner Amin Dora, Hells Gate unites a host of talent from the region, including Palestinian actor Adam Bakri, alongside Lebanons Cynthia Samuel, Fadi [...]

Azam Media inks TV rights deal with Tanzania Football Federation for 10 years

Azam Media Limited has inked a Sh225.6 Billion television rights deal with the Mainland Tanzania Premier League for 10 years. The Chief Executive Officer of Azam Media Limited, Tido Mhando stated that the sponsorship deal start next season with 67 per cent of the amount being seasonal payment to all participating teams in the league. [...]

MultiChoice rolls out new African telenovela channel on DStv

MultiChoice has introduced its first African-focused telenovela channel, Novela Magic, to provide the best African telenovelas on one easy-to-access platform. The channel will also honor the vast range of cultures and languages on the continent through a diversity of original homegrown stories and local creative talent. Novela Magic on DStv channel 165 is available since [...]

Friends: The Reunion to launch on OSN in the MENA region

OSN announced that one of the years most anticipated TV events; Friends: The Reunion will be available on its platforms. OSN subscribers can enjoy watching the reunion, titled The One Where They Get Back Together the same time as the world release. The shows six stars Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, Courteney Cox, Matt LeBlanc, Mathew [...]

Friends: The Reunion to premiere on M-Net in Sub-Saharan Africa

Friends: The Reunion will premiere on M-Net exclusive to DStv on Sunday, 30 May at 20:00 and will be available on streaming service Showmax from Monday, 31 May 2021. Friends stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer return to the iconic comedys original soundstage, Stage 24, on the [...]

Friends: The Reunion to premiere on M-Net in Sub-Saharan Africa

Friends: The Reunion will premiere on M-Net exclusive to DStv on Sunday, 30 May at 20:00 and will be available on streaming service Showmax from Monday, 31 May 2021. Friends stars Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer return to the iconic comedys original soundstage, Stage 24, on the [...]

E-Vision rolls out Television Audience Measurement service in the UAE

UAE-based pay TV provider E-Vision has rolled out a new audience measurement initiative identifying audience preferences and trends from eLife, the Middle Easts largest IPTV service. The Television Audience Measurement (TAM) system identifies the number of views and the interests of TV viewers, so that TV stations can develop their programmes to match the desires [...]